(April 29, 2014) – A panel of multidisciplinary experts from academia, clinical practice, policymaking, patient advocacy, the pharmaceutical industry and pharmacy benefit management convened today to discuss and debate the growth of specialty pharmaceuticals and their clinical, economic and industry impact on the U.S. health care system.
(4/24/2014) - The ninth annual UnitedHealthcare 100@100 survey polled 65-year-old baby boomers in addition to 100-year-olds to examine how the attitudes and lifestyles of Americans entering their retirement years compare to those who hit that same age 35 years ago.
This report is a testament to the enduring commitment of the people of UnitedHealth Group to advance the well-being of their fellow citizens and their communities.
(Feb. 20, 2014) — The inclusion of a comprehensive eye exam in a health insurance portfolio is a valuable covered benefit. Eye exams can facilitate identification and intervention of various high cost chronic diseases. Eye exams can also facilitate the management of diagnosed medical conditions.
(Dec. 11, 2013) – Americans are making considerable progress in their overall health, according to United Health Foundation's 2013 America's Health Rankings®: A Call to Action for Individuals & Their Communities.
(Sept. 10, 2013) - This study assessed changes in relative weight 1 year after a 6-month treatment for childhood obesity.
A new report released today by UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH), titled “100 Percent of Our Future: Improving the Health of America’s Children,” points to several practical steps to address the unmet health needs of children.
(June 19, 2013) – A new study released today by UnitedHealth Group (NYSE:UNH) and the Optum Institute finds that volunteering is linked to better physical, mental and emotional health.
(May 29, 2013) – Seniors who live in Minnesota are the nation’s healthiest, reflecting both individual health and access to key health and community resources, according to the inaugural edition of United Health Foundation’s America’s Health Rankings® Senior Report: A Call to Action for Individuals and Their Communities.
(May 2, 2013) - UnitedHealthcare’s 100@100 survey provides a snapshot into the lives of centenarians. This year, in addition to 100 100-year-olds, we polled baby boomers ages 60-65 to examine how the attitudes and lifestyles of Americans entering their retirement years compare to those who have held the title of “senior citizen” for 35 years or more.